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New York: Mrs. Frank Leslie [Miriam], Publisher, (1894). Illustrated by Becker, Crane, Beard, Schell, Lumley, Forbes, Nevill, Davis, Simons, Osborn, Wilcox, Weaver, Bosse, Newton, Rawson, Russell, Sartorius, Chamberlain and other woodcuts throughout. First edition. Original burgundy cloth, rebacked and recornered in burgundy cloth, new headbands and acid free heavy double backed endpapers. Folio (16inches). pp. 512. Very Good/No jacket, as… Read more
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New York: William Abbatt, 1907. First thus reprint edition. c.1887. Restitched and rebound by KTB in J. Hewit acid free cloth, SMC endpapers, facsimile ivory cover topboard from original bound in cover. Cr.4to (25cm). pp. 10. Near Fine/Ex-Lib. Perforated library stamp to title and date stamp, else fine. Mr. Moore printed (1887) only a few copies, for distribution among… Read more
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New York: William Abbatt, 1907. First thus reprint edition. c.1867 London. Restitched and rebound by KTB in J. Hewit acid free cloth, SMC endpapers, facsimile gold parchment cover topboard from original bound in cover. Cr.4to (25cm). pp. 65. Near Fine/Ex-Lib. Several small library stamps hidden in gutter. Abbatt stated "that future issues will be announced from time to time. As… Read more
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New York: William Abbatt, 1908. First thus reprint edition. c.1864 London. Restitched and rebound by KTB in J. Hewit acid free cloth, SMC endpapers, facsimile gold parchment cover topboard from original bound in cover. Cr.4to (25cm). pp. 35, 3. Near Fine/Ex-Lib. Several small library stamps. Abbatt stated "that future issues will be announced from time to time. As only enough… Read more
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New York: William Abbatt, 1907. Illustrated by Port frontis with facsimile signature. First thus reprint edition. c.1902. Restitched and rebound by KTB in J. Hewit acid free cloth, SMC endpapers, facsimile gold parchment cover topboard from original bound in cover. Cr.4to (25cm). pp. 32. Bibliography of 6 published sermons. Very Good/Ex-Lib. Trace wear to pages, perforated library stamp to several… Read more
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New York: William Abbatt, 1908. Illustrated by one vignette. First thus reprint edition. Brown 2nd Edition c.1760; Owen c.1893. Restitched and rebound by KTB in J. Hewit acid free cloth, SMC endpapers, facsimile gold parchment cover topboard from original bound in cover. Cr.4to (25cm). pp. 65. Near Fine. Spots of internal soil. Full original title: "A plain narrativ of the… Read more
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FALLOUT PROTECTIONS: What to Know and Do about Nuclear Attack.

by McNamara, Robert S Secretary of Defense Introduction.

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Washington, DC: Department of Defense, Office of Civil Defense (U.S. Government Printing Office), Decembert 1961. Illustrated by two color illustrations. First edition. H-6, O-621904. Stapled yellow wraps. 12mo. pp. 47. Very Good. Faint water stain to front cover, tiny top corner curls to first several pages. Literally an unread copy..
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Romance of Discovery: Being an Account of the Earliest Navigators and the Discovery of America, The.

by Van Loon, Hendrick Willem , written and drawn and done into color by.

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New York: Carlton House, (1917). First edition. c.1917 David McKay. Original teal cloth with color restoration and acid free gutter reinforcements, cap and corner repair. 4to. pp. 126. Very Good/Lacks jacket. Ink owner, sporadic page stains . Color drawings recto, text verso throughout. Pastedown title: A Short History of Discovery from the Earliest Times to the Founding of Colonies on… Read more
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STAR OF THE YOUTH'S COMPANION, C. A. Stephens, The.

by Harris, [Hattie] Louise 1903-93.

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Providence, RI: Published by the C. A. Stephens Collection, Brown University, 1969. Illustrated by b&w frontis and text reproductions. First edition. Brown Buckram, gilt spine and topboard print. 8vo. pp. 224. Appendix. Very Good+. Cover cloth fading, internally fine (no marking or ownership). Cambridge, Ma born Ford took over the Companion in 1857 and supplemented financial shortcomings by selling… Read more
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[Washington, DC]: [GPO], February 12, 1861. First edition. Original blind-stamped cloth with USA circlular board impressions and spine imprint of the House of Representatives, gilt stamped spine. 8vo. pp. 365. Good. Caps, corners and top edge chips to binding, spine gilt faint but readable; internally near fine, no ownership, eps starting. "The select committee...directing them to inquire into and report… Read more
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Providence, RI: Published by the C. A. Stephens Collection, Brown University, 1981. Illustrated by b&w frontis and text reproductions. First edition. Brown Buckram, gilt spine and topboard print. 8vo. pp. 224. Appendix. Near Fine. Traces of cover rub, internally fine (no marking or ownership). The original Pledge of Allegiance appeared in the 9/8/1892 issue of The Youth's Companion. Early history,… Read more
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London: Bernard Quarititch (Horace Hart, Oxford), (Oct., 1892 on introductory note). Illustrated by two text cuts. First (Price: one schilling) edition. Bodleian Library Reprint No. 3. Printed stitched wraps. 8vo. pp. 5, [1] blank, [8], [2] blank. Good. Ink Notation on top title. Soiled with short tears and chips to brittle cover; internally very good with overall page toning. Laid… Read more
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New York: Charles Roe, 1858. Stated revised edition. c.1857 Trow as "New York during the last half century: a discourse in commemoration of the fifty-third anniversary of the New York historical society, and of the dedication of their new edifice". Original blind stamped boards retained, new buckram half binding, new endpapers, headbands and paper spine title by KTB of Old… Read more
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Macon GA: Mercer University Press, 2006. Illustrated by bw photographs and reproductions. Stated First edition. Taupe cloth, silver stamped spine. 8vo. pp. xiv, [xvi] illustrations, 317. Bibliography, Index. Fine/In like jacket/No price in mylar. No flaws, no ownership. ISBN: 0865549648. Fifth title from Vanderbuilt, Emory and Yale educated Chaplain Corps Historian, Army Chaplain School SC..
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New York: Hawthorne Books, October 1966. Illustrated by Charles Waterhouse. Stated First edition. Green linen. 8vo. pp. 196. Index, About. Very Good/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Edge toning to pages in lightly toned jacket..
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Washington, DC: GPO, 1908. Illustrated by facsimile folding map "Depons' Map of the Captain-Generalship of Caracas, with Guina 1807 (Norris Peters Co.). First edition. Navy cloth, gilt print spine. 8vo. pp. 550. Indices. Very Good. Two lightly bumped corners, internally near fine with overall toning. Francesco de Miranda (pp. 189-539 with Index and folding map) was one of two recipients… Read more
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Washington, DC: GPO, 1909. First edition. Navy cloth, gilt print spine. 8vo. pp. 539. Indices. Very Good. Two lightly bumped corners, internally near fine with overall toning. Contents scanned and include: Notes Supplementary to Any Edition of Lewis and Clark by Frederick J. Teggart, American Newspapers of the 18th Century as Sources of History by William Nelson; The Wilderness Campaign:… Read more
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Washington, DC: GPO, 1965. Illustrated by Reproductions, one map. First edition. 55-733. Document No. 72, 89th Congress. Two-Staple section report. 8vo. pp. xvi, 256. Appendix, Index. Very Good. Spots of cover and fore-edge stain, and some sporadic spots internally. Highlights: Introduction by Sen. Thomas J. Dodd; nature of the war; origins of teach-in movement; comments on teach-ins from American press,… Read more
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Hartford: H. F. Sumner, 1833. Possibly enlarged from the 35th edition. Full calf. 12mo. pp. 540. About Good. Worn binding, about ten page tears, bottom 1/3 pp. 228 missing, scattered foxing and staining throughout, shaken. Note: this copy is missing the rear map and 48 engravings (stated on the title page) and 2/3 rear endpaper. Merit as an intact reading… Read more
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New York: HarperCollins, (1995). Illustrated by b/w in text. Stated First (&N1) edition. Decorated paper boards. Signed by author 18 June 1996 on title. Inscribed by "for...May all your days be glory days". 8vo. pp. xiii, 418. Index. Fine/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. ISBN: 0060172622..
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